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Preschool Storytime

Fri, Aug 17   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

early literacy first five years preschool storytime

An early literacy storytime for children 3-5 years old and their caregivers. The program includes 1/2 hour of stories, songs, and rhymes, followed by 1/2 hour of a craft activity and open play session with educational toys.

Tickets are...
Preschool Storytime

Free Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 17   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Bedford Library

free summer meals

Free Summer Meals for anyone age 18 and under. Come and enjoy!

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 17   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

The Summer Meals Program provides free lunch to children ages 18 and under at hundreds of public schools, parks, pools, and libraries. Children are eligible for these meals even if they don't attend public school. No identification or...

Free Summer Meals

Game On! Wii & PS4

Fri, Aug 17   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

game on!

Multi-player games with your friends!

Game On! Wii & PS4

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Aug 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

gaming techknowledge teen time

Join our Teen Tech Time program.  Play various gaming systems such as XBOX and Playstation 4.

Teen Tech Time

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18

Citizenship Class

Sat, Aug 18   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

The citizenship class prepares you for the oral and written exam and all stages of the naturalization process, as well as the opportunity to practice English. Registration on July 21st is required!

Citizenship Class

Saturday Stories

Sat, Aug 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

saturday storytime summer reading

Storytime for all ages, come and read your favorites!

Saturday Stories

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 18   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Bedford Library

first five years

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Karaoke

Sat, Aug 18   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Sing songs from the 40s, 50s, and 60s!

Karaoke

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20

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Bedford Library

free summer meals

Free Summer Meals for anyone age 18 and under. Come and enjoy!

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 20   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

The Summer Meals Program provides free lunch to children ages 18 and under at hundreds of public schools, parks, pools, and libraries. Children are eligible for these meals even if they don't attend public school. No identification or...

Free Summer Meals

Reading Buddies

Mon, Aug 20   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

summer reading

Our Summer Book Buddies want to hang out and read with you. Kids of all ages are invited to share their favorite titles or new finds with our teen volunteers. Read to a Book Buddy! Ask them to read a story to you! If you read a book you love,...

Reading Buddies

Movies @ the Library:The Journey

Mon, Aug 20   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

The Journey (Drama) 94 Minutes The Journey is the gripping account of how two men from opposite sides of the political spectrum came together to change the course of history. In 2006, amidst the ongoing, decades-long conflict in Northern Ireland...

Movies @ the Library:The Journey

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21

Babies & Books

Tue, Aug 21   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Bay Ridge Library

babies & books first five years storytime summer reading

A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play. TICKETS REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call library for further details.   http://www.bklynlibrary.org/first5years/
Babies & Books

Babies & Books

Tue, Aug 21   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Bay Ridge Library

babies & books first five years storytime summer reading

A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play. TICKETS REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call library for further details.   http://www.bklynlibrary.org/first5years/
Babies & Books

Toddler Time

Tue, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

early literacy storytime summer reading toddler time

The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers. (18-36 months)

Toddler Time

Free Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 21   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Bedford Library

free summer meals

Free Summer Meals for anyone age 18 and under. Come and enjoy!

Free Summer Meals

Knitting & Crochet

Tue, Aug 21   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Bring your own needles and yarn and have fun! No registration required.

Knitting & Crochet

Chess Club

Tue, Aug 21   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

chess workshop

Play chess with your friends and our chess-loving Summer Book Buddies!

Chess Club

DIY TEEN CRAFTS

Tue, Aug 21   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bedford Library

Do you enjoy creative fun?

Such as making a tote bag from a t-shirt, creating a galaxy in a jar or designing a cap.

Come and join us for a creative hour of fun this summer!

Hope to see you there!

And don't forget...

DIY TEEN CRAFTS

Library Lanes

Tue, Aug 21   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

library lanes techknowledge

Become the champion of BPL's digital bowling league!

Older adults are welcome to join a team, learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes

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Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 22   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Bay Ridge Library

early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

A storytime for children 18 months-3 years old and their caregivers. Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Your toddler learns...

Toddler Time

iPad Basics Class

Wed, Aug 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Drop in with questions you have about how to use your iPad. No registration necessary.

iPad Basics Class

Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 22   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

A storytime for children 18 months-3 years old and their caregivers. Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Your toddler learns...

Toddler Time

Free Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 22   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Bedford Library

free summer meals

Free Summer Meals for anyone age 18 and under. Come and enjoy!

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 22   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

The Summer Meals Program provides free lunch to children ages 18 and under at hundreds of public schools, parks, pools, and libraries. Children are eligible for these meals even if they don't attend public school. No identification or...

Free Summer Meals

Build with LEGO

Wed, Aug 22   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

build with duplo build with lego

Challenge yourself and build with our wide selection of building toys, appropriate for ages 2 and up. Younger children must be supervised.

Build with LEGO

Kids Create: Keychains

Wed, Aug 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

arts and crafts kids create summer reading

Get ready for back-to-school with a brand new keychain for your backpack!

Kids Create: Keychains

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Babies & Books

Thu, Aug 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

babies & books early literacy storytime summer reading

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. (Birth to 18 months)

Babies & Books

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 23   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Bedford Library

free summer meals

Free Summer Meals for anyone age 18 and under. Come and enjoy!

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 23   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

The Summer Meals Program provides free lunch to children ages 18 and under at hundreds of public schools, parks, pools, and libraries. Children are eligible for these meals even if they don't attend public school. No identification or...

Free Summer Meals

Asante's African Safari: Storytelling, Music & Dance

Thu, Aug 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Bedford Library

music storytime summer reading summer reading closing celebration

Join Asante for his unique blend of Folk/Storytelling, African/Caribbean Dance, and Drum/Percussion Music. Feel the excitement as you participate in a magical, adventurous journey through words, music, and dance.

Asante's African Safari: Storytelling, Music & Dance

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Louie from Jerry Joy Music

Thu, Aug 23   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

first five years live music summer reading

Louie Miranda has been dazzling the hearts of children, parents & teachers everywhere he goes. He is unique, original & loved by an ever-growing population across the country! He has played with numerous ensembles performing music in a...

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Louie from Jerry Joy Music

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Aug 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

book club reading is fundamental

Join the RIF- Reading is Fundamental club and receive a free book when you sign up with your library card.  In the next three week receive another free book and an extra one on your birthday.  Build your own library with the RIF Club!...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

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Preschool Storytime

Fri, Aug 24   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

early literacy first five years preschool storytime

An early literacy storytime for children 3-5 years old and their caregivers. The program includes 1/2 hour of stories, songs, and rhymes, followed by 1/2 hour of a craft activity and open play session with educational toys.

Tickets are...
Preschool Storytime

Stuffed Animal Sleepover: Drop-Off

Fri, Aug 24   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

summer reading

Stuffies and Lovies are invited to spend the night at the library. They will be very well taken care of and won't get into ANY mischief. Drop off your friends on Friday afternoon, fill out a card telling us what they like to do, and then you can...

Featured Event
Stuffed Animal Sleepover: Drop-Off

Free Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 24   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Bedford Library

free summer meals

Free Summer Meals for anyone age 18 and under. Come and enjoy!

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 24   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

The Summer Meals Program provides free lunch to children ages 18 and under at hundreds of public schools, parks, pools, and libraries. Children are eligible for these meals even if they don't attend public school. No identification or...

Free Summer Meals

Family Movie: TBD

Fri, Aug 24   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

family movie summer reading

G or PG rated film. Younger children must be accompanied by an adult.

Family Movie: TBD

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Aug 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

gaming techknowledge teen time

Join our Teen Tech Time program.  Play various gaming systems such as XBOX and Playstation 4.

Teen Tech Time

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25

Citizenship Class

Sat, Aug 25   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

The citizenship class prepares you for the oral and written exam and all stages of the naturalization process, as well as the opportunity to practice English. Registration on July 21st is required!

Citizenship Class

Saturday Stories

Sat, Aug 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

saturday storytime summer reading

Storytime for all ages, come and read your favorites!

Saturday Stories

Stuffed Animal Sleepover: Pick-Up

Sat, Aug 25   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

summer reading

Stuffies and Lovies are invited to spend the night at the library. They will be very well taken care of and won't get into ANY mischief. Drop off your friends on Friday afternoon, fill out a card telling us what they like to do, and then you can...

Stuffed Animal Sleepover: Pick-Up

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Bedford Library

first five years

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

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27

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 27   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Bedford Library

free summer meals

Free Summer Meals for anyone age 18 and under. Come and enjoy!

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 27   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

The Summer Meals Program provides free lunch to children ages 18 and under at hundreds of public schools, parks, pools, and libraries. Children are eligible for these meals even if they don't attend public school. No identification or...

Free Summer Meals

Movies @ the Library:Lady Bird

Mon, Aug 27   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

(Drama/Comedy) 93 minutes Christine "Lady Bird" McPherson fights against but is exactly like her wildly loving, deeply opinionated and strong-willed mom , a nurse working tirelessly to keep her family afloat after Lady Bird's father loses his job...

Movies @ the Library:Lady Bird

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28

Free Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 28   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Bedford Library

free summer meals

Free Summer Meals for anyone age 18 and under. Come and enjoy!

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 28   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

The Summer Meals Program provides free lunch to children ages 18 and under at hundreds of public schools, parks, pools, and libraries. Children are eligible for these meals even if they don't attend public school. No identification or...

Free Summer Meals

Knitting & Crochet

Tue, Aug 28   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Bring your own needles and yarn and have fun! No registration required.

Knitting & Crochet

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